Edward Dillon

1879 - 1933

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Edward Dillon (1872/1873 or 1879 – July 11, 1933) was an American actor, director and screenwriter of the silent era. He performed in more than 320 films between 1905 and 1932 and also directed 134 productions between 1913 and 1926. He was a native of New York City.Dillon's work on Broadway included acting in Prince Otto (1900), Francesca da Rimini (1901), The Taming of the Shrew (1905), and The Ranger (1907). He left the stage to begin acting in films in 1908, working under D. W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Dillon has received more than 3,573 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Edward Dillon is the 5,187th most popular actor, the 8,103rd most popular biography from United States and the 2,585th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Edward Dillon ranks 5,187 out of 10,030Before him are Justin Henry, Alison Brie, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Shatrughan Sinha, Katharine Cornell, and Lili Reinhart. After him are Soo Ae, Nikki Reed, Joe Rogan, Joanna Moore, Ryan Hurst, and Kerwin Mathews.

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Among people born in 1879, Edward Dillon ranks 185Before him are Warner Oland, Royal Harwood Frost, Steponas Kairys, Frederick Schule, Vilhjalmur Stefansson, and Björn Þórðarson. After him are Max Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook, Hamilton Harty, Adolf Spinnler, Sid Grauman, Bob Crompton, and Joseph Lyons. Among people deceased in 1933, Edward Dillon ranks 110Before him are John Arthur Jarvis, Karl Jatho, Elizabeth Thompson, Ring Lardner, Jack Pickford, and Ismael Montes. After him are Henry van Dyke Jr., Saliamonas Banaitis, Harriet Brooks, Gustavo Jiménez, Eddie Lang, and Spottiswoode Aitken.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edward Dillon ranks 8,103 out of 15,968Before him are Eddie Kaye Thomas (1980), John Antoine Nau (1860), James C. Adamson (1946), Anthony Braxton (1945), Lili Reinhart (1996), and Michael Ritchie (1938). After him are Nikki Reed (1988), Joe Rogan (1967), Alex Grey (1953), Joanna Moore (1934), Dana DeArmond (1979), and Henry van Dyke Jr. (1852).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Edward Dillon ranks 2,585Before him are Micky Dolenz (1945), Laura Ramsey (1982), Justin Henry (1971), Alison Brie (1982), Eddie Kaye Thomas (1980), and Lili Reinhart (1996). After him are Nikki Reed (1988), Joe Rogan (1967), Joanna Moore (1934), Ryan Hurst (1976), Kerwin Mathews (1926), and Mimi Kennedy (1948).

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